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Norwegian envoy meets Sri Lankan officials in effort to end peace talks deadlock

July 31, 2018
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A Norwegian envoy met top Sri Lankan officials Monday in a fresh attempt to end a seven-month deadlock in peace talks, while the government reported new fighting overnight between troops and separatist rebels. (International Herald Tribune — 3 October, 2006)
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Sri Lanka’s top peace negotiator said he hopes the Tamil Tigers will return to peace talks in October and recognize that they will not achieve their dream of independence through violence. (International Herald Tribune — 1 October, 2006)
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Sri Lanka’s elite police force ambushed a group of Tamil Tiger rebels moving to attack a police checkpoint in the east, killing 11 insurgents, while a separate bomb attack killed three policemen, officials said. (International Herald Tribune — 1 October, 2006)
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Police say Sri Lankas security forces have killed 11 Tamil Tiger rebels in a pre-dawn clash in the islands restive east as the worst violence since a 2002 cease-fire grinds on despite peace talk (ABC News — 30 September, 2006)
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COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s Tamil Tiger rebels agreed to unconditional talks with the government but warned they will pull out of a 2002 cease-fire if the government persists with its military campaign, a spokesman for the insurgents said. “We have not placed any conditions, and neither has… (Washington Post — 1 hour ago)
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Sri Lanka’s air force on Wednesday pounded Tamil Tiger rebel positions in the country’s north, military said. (International Herald Tribune — 12 hours ago)
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A feared militia along Sri Lanka’s volatile eastern coast has abducted hundreds of men and boys — some as young as 12 — and is training them for combat in camps operated with the government’s consent, witnesses and officials said. (International Herald Tribune — 7 hours ago)
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